Analyst Profile

Robert Thanaraj

Robert Thanaraj

Director Analyst

3 years at Gartner,  18 years industry experience

Location:  United Kingdom  | Language(s):  English

Roles and Responsibilities

Robert Thanaraj is part of the Data Management team. His research topics include Data Engineering, Data Fabric, DataOps, Data Integration, Data Virtualization, Logical Data Warehouse, Data Lakes, Lakehouse, Data Hub, Cloud migration, Data Architectures, Data Mesh, Data Product and Metadata Management.


Previous Experience

Robert has over 15 years experience in data and analytics; covering several consulting and end-customer roles. He comes from TalkTalk, a leading Telecom provider in the UK, where he has led the delivery of a large team of Data Engineers and has been instrumental in the cloud migration of an Enterprise data warehouse.

Professional Background

  • Cognizant Technology Solutions, Senior Associate, 8 years
  • Sainsburys Supermarket, Senior BI Developer, 4 years
  • TalkTalk, Data Warehouse Dev. Manager, 2 years


  • Bachelor's in Computer Science
  • Master's in Computer Applications